AECOM Director, Highway Engineering in Burnaby, British Columbia
Canada - British Columbia, Burnaby
AECOM’s Transportation practice is seeking a candidate for a Director Highway Engineering in Burnaby, BC. Responsibilities for the position will include:◦Leading AECOM’s highway engineering practice in BC.
◦Developing and implementing growth strategies for AECOM’s Highway Engineering practice in BC.
◦Managing highway engineering staff including hiring, and performance management.
◦Managing design, and the highway/civil discipline, on large and small projects, including preparing, monitoring and forecasting cost, scope, project schedule, and team building.
◦Routinely collaborating with AECOM teams across Canada and abroad (typically for highway, transit, aviation, and port projects). This will often include work on projects and proposals in other Provinces and will require some business travel.
◦Collaborating with business development specialists to develop clients, proposals, and win work.
◦Attending and chairing frequent meetings.
◦Supporting the ISO quality process.
Degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent experience
At least 8 years’ experience
Experience working on highway/road/civil projects
Have been a project manager, or deputy project manager on major highway projects with minimum assignment fees of>CAD$10,000,000.
P3, or Design-Build, and/or EPCM experience.
Experience dealing with consultants, contractors, and public-sector clients.
Have a technical foundation in design or construction.
Experience as a direct manager of staff.
Experience contributing to winning proposals, including experience leading small proposals and with contributing role on major proposals.
Experience interacting with executives (internal and external).
Have a demonstrable network of highway and road client, contractor, and engineering contacts.
Ideally 15 years of experience, including a minimum of 10 years on highway, road, and civil projects in BC.
Experience delivering projects to MOTI, Translink, YVR, Lower Mainland Municipalities
Experience as a design manager and/or discipline lead experience on P3 or DB projects
A strong preference for candidates with significant BC Ministry of Highways and Infrastructure experience [MOTI]
What We Offer
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Job Category Engineering - Transportation
Business Line Transportation
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 221988BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.